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Author Ferrell, Robert H.

Title Harry S. Truman and the Cold War revisionists / Robert H. Ferrell
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 142 pages) : illustrations
Contents Revisionism -- The bomb, the view from Washington -- Diplomacy without armaments -- NATO -- Truman and Korea -- Historians on Truman
Summary "Ferrell argues that revisionists are often hasty and argumentative in their judgments, understanding neither the times nor the players. These essays challenge the revisionists' perception of President Harry Truman by going below surface appearances of history to examine how this presidency actually functioned in response to unprecedented problems and crises"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-135) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.
Cold War.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953 -- Historiography.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953.
United States -- History -- 1945-1953 -- Historiography.
United States -- History -- 1945-1953.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826265200 (electronic bk.)
9780826265203 (electronic bk.)
(hard cover ; alk. paper)
(hard cover ; alk. paper)